4 edition of English novel at mid-century found in the catalog.
English novel at mid-century
Michael Edward Gorra
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-215) and index.
|LC Classifications||PR881 .G58 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 220 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||220|
|LC Control Number||89070055|
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